School-to-work policy insights from recent international developments

by Stern, David

Publisher: National Center for Research in Vocational Education, Graduate School of Education, University of California at Berkeley, Publisher: U.S. Dept. of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, Educational Resources Information Center in Berkeley, CA, [Washington, DC]

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Other titlesSchool to work policy insights from recent international developments
StatementDavid Stern and Thomas Bailey, Donna Merritt.
ContributionsBailey, Thomas R., Merritt, Donna, 1961-., Educational Resources Information Center (U.S.)
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